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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lipitor Oral.

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Condition: High Cholesterol
5/5/2014 2:52:08 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this is the worst drug, I don't recommend it to any one. You get sick, stomach aches, headaches and gas and when you stop you will hurt for a week or more.

Condition: High Cholesterol
5/2/2014 2:11:38 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: High Cholesterol
4/18/2014 6:34:16 PM

Reviewer: THOR, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a 50yo male with poor family history and high cholesterol. I was put on Lipitor 20mg and almost immediately began experiencing tail bone pain. As this was a preexisting condition, and the pain comes and goes, I did not think much of it. About a month later, I developed "tennis elbow". This was more than just tendonitis as the joint itself was very painful. The elbow was a comple ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/27/2014 11:18:26 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Lipitor has worked very well for me. It lowered my LDL significantly and I have had no trouble with side effects. My dosage is 10 mg. I have been taking Lipitor for several years.

Condition: High Cholesterol
3/27/2014 8:48:14 AM

Reviewer: ellis, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I lost my appetite 50lbs and 10 years later.uneeded gallbladder removal, occluded ducts. Six holes later with no luck waited a month for Georgetown Hospital to fix it. success, still no appetite.

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